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Risks Of Contracting AIDS From Cut On Hand

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I already donated Please do not ignore me...I beg u

Hi Dr. Bob,Please help Dr. BoBI gave up my big lunch to save money for donation.This is my concern,I am a married man in Australia, 5 days ago,I went to a public toilet which 2 men having oral sex. After that I received a handjob from a man, who...
Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

Response from Robert J. Frascino, M.D.

The Robert James Frascino AIDS Foundation
...to do. Counseling may be useful to help you address sexual orientation issues.The odds are all in your favor that you did not contract HIV from this manhandling man-in-the-men's-room adventure.Thanks for your support of The Robert James Frascino... Read more »

Eposed accidentally by cut during autopsy (HIV from CORPSE OR CADAVER, 2010)

I was doing the autopsy on 78yr male,died of Heart attack 10 days back and the body had been... Read more »

hand washing (aids and hep c)

Thanks for answering my previous question, very interesting info. I have 1 more question, would you... Read more »
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Housing Works

Budget Details Come In: Cuts for New Yorkers With AIDS

...Here's a quick look at the not-good news for New Yorkers with AIDS. More analysis to come. Cuts to HASA's Supportive Housing Contracts The worst news: While the city promised last week not to cut any of the case managers hired by city's... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

HIV Transmission

...found any evidence of transmission from provider to patient in health care settings. CDC has documented rare cases of patients contracting HIV in health care settings from infected donor tissue. Most of these cases occurred due to failures in... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Maryland: Red Tape Hinders AIDS Programs

...and halt programs that transport patients to doctor's appointments. The problem stems from the time-consuming, exhaustive contract review process in Prince George's County, said Donald Shell, health officer for the county Health Department... Read more »
The Body

Wanted: Feminist Warriors to Fight HIV/AIDS

...inability to negotiate condom use; or lack of access to education, prevention and contraception, a woman's vulnerability to contracting HIV is directly related to the gender inequality she faces. And strategies to change that reality -- albeit a... Read more »
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HIV risk from a handshake with a tiny cut

Posted by mountainman1970, 1 Reply
...much of it at first, but after i remmbered i had a tiny cut on my index finger from either the day before or 2 days before the handshaking. anyway, the cut was not bleeding and i didnt notice any blood or cut places on the barber mans hand. the... Read more »

Worried Sick.. Is Yeast Infectious for HIV? (Long)

Posted by kdman, 1 Reply
...recurring everytime I go off the creams. Meaning I got a yeast infection from receiving oral sex... (an extremely rare way to contract it) meaning the girl must've had oral thrush. About a month later in late October, I had anonymous sex again... Read more »

my brother is HIV positive...i have some questions

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
...last year (april), my brother was diagnosed with HIV...it litterally tore our family apart. i will never forget the day i found out, it was one of the worst days of my life. when Read more »

Help for the Worried Warts

Posted by JonCage, 2 Replies
...another, less well-known epidemic: Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder. There are those with OCD who have obsessive thoughts about contracting AIDS, and the results can be extremely punishing. These fears are actually part of a larger group of... Read more »